However, take special note, if the abuser attends the same school or has the same place of employment, the district court MAY NOT exclude the abuser from your school or place of employment.The court MAY enter an order governing the abuser’s conduct at your school or place of employment.
In addition, the abuser can be ordered to stay away from your residence and its premises, your school, or place of employment and the premises of any of these, or any specified place frequented by you and any designated family or household member.
Dating violence is violence between individuals who have, or have had, a continuing and significant relationship of a romantic or intimate nature.
Persons in dating relationships must meet the same criteria required for issuance of an injunction against domestic violence.
24 Money Appropriated in this Bill: 25 None 26 Other Special Clauses: 27 None 28 Utah Code Sections Affected: 29 ENACTS: 30 78B-7-401, Utah Code Annotated 1953 31 78B-7-402, Utah Code Annotated 1953 32 78B-7-403, Utah Code Annotated 1953 33 78B-7-404, Utah Code Annotated 1953 34 78B-7-405, Utah Code Annotated 1953 35 78B-7-406, Utah Code Annotated 1953 36 78B-7-407, Utah Code Annotated 1953 37 38 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah: 39 Section 1.
Utah Code section 78B-7-404(2) provides that a dating violence protective order may prohibit the abuser from threatening to commit or commit any form of violence or abuse against you and any designated family or household member.